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Historic Turning Point on the Missouri River

May 11, 2006 "Spring Rise" Applauded by American Rivers Statement of Rebecca Wodder, president of American Rivers Lincoln, NE -- American Rivers announced today that it is pleased to learn that the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will begin a new era

An Alternative (And Antidote) to the NRA

If you have computer speakers, check out this 40-minute radio talk program on the tenuous but growing hunter-green alliance against Bush's war on public lands. It includes Pay Wray, Bart Semcer (the SC hunter outreach guy), TU conservation VP Chris Wood, and

What You Can See on May 12

From Audubon's Earth Almanac by Ted Williams and compiled in "Wild Moments," edited by Connie Isbell, Illustrations by John Burgoyne, Storey Publishing, 174 pages. Delicious Breath Unfresheners As mountain folk have long known, wild leeks are

New fisheries group makes splash in Maine New fisheries group makes splash in Maine

This excellent report (on an excellent group) from my fellow White Mule (Colby grad) and now fellow outdoor scribe, Dave Sherwood, the fishing major smart enough to figure out where "Secret Pond" was, even though whenever I wrote about it I purposely

What You Can See on May 11

From Audubon's Earth Almanac by Ted Williams and compiled in "Wild Moments," edited by Connie Isbell, Illustrations by John Burgoyne, Storey Publishing, 174 pages. Hard Drinking Woodpeckers East of the Rockies, yellow-bellied sapsuckers are

The Elephant in the Green Room

What a great guy!!! Boy are we gonna miss him. http://www.grist.org/news/maindish/2006/04/28/little

What You Can See on May 10

From Audubon's Earth Almanac by Ted Williams and compiled in "Wild Moments," edited by Connie Isbell, Illustrations by John Burgoyne, Storey Publishing, 174 pages. Desert Jesters Monkey-like, nosy, noisy, gregarious, playful, busy, inquisitive,

A Blue Ribbon for Deceit

Great piece by Howie. The Blue Ribbon Coalition gets my vote for the most despicable of all wise-use outfits, and that's going some distance. http://lowbagger.org/blueribbon.html